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Ben Folds to Make Santa Rosa Debut 6/29 at Wells Fargo Center for the Arts Ben Folds to Make Santa Rosa Debut 6/29 at Wells Fargo Center for the Arts
by BWW News Desk - March 31, 2015

Today, Wells Fargo Center for the Arts announced critically-acclaimed sing-songwriter Ben Folds will make his Santa Rosa debut on Monday, June 29, 2015 at 8:00 PM .... (more...)
Lynyrd Skynyrd to Release CD/DVD With Star-Studded Line-Up Lynyrd Skynyrd to Release CD/DVD With Star-Studded Line-Up
by BWW News Desk - March 31, 2015

Loud & Proud Records is proud to partner with Blackbird Presents to release the CD/DVD “Lynyrd Skynyrd - One More For The Fans!,” a celebration of the band's incredible musical legacy.... (more...)
Tony Bennett, Savion Glover & More to Celebrate Frank Sinatra's ON THE TOWN at Tribeca Film Fest Tony Bennett, Savion Glover & More to Celebrate Frank Sinatra's ON THE TOWN at Tribeca Film Fest
by Movies News Desk - March 31, 2015

The 2015 Tribeca Film Festival (TFF), presented by AT&T, today announced "Sinatra at 100: Film & Music in collaboration with The Lincoln Motor Company," a centennial celebration to honor Frank Sinatra's legendary film career at the Festival's 14th edition.... (more...)
Ludacris & Supermodel Chrissy Teigen to Host 2015 BILLBOARD MUSIC AWARDS Ludacris & Supermodel Chrissy Teigen to Host 2015 BILLBOARD MUSIC AWARDS
by TV News Desk - March 30, 2015

ABC and dick clark productions have announced that the "2015 Billboard Music Awards" is set to return to ABC and will be broadcast live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on SUNDAY, MAY 17 at 8p.m., ET.... (more...)
Rob Thomas Announces THE GREAT UNKNOWN 2015 North American Tour Rob Thomas Announces THE GREAT UNKNOWN 2015 North American Tour
by BWW News Desk - March 30, 2015

Atlantic recording artist Rob Thomas has announced plans for a major North American tour with special guests, Plain White T's. Dates for 'THE GREAT UNKNOWN 2015' which herald the multiple-GRAMMY Award-winning singer/songwriter's hugely anticipated new album get underway June 11th... (more...)
NEW JERSEY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA to Present Brahms  Strauss & Mozart with Conductor Xian Zhang NEW JERSEY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA to Present Brahms Strauss & Mozart with Conductor Xian Zhang
by BWW News Desk - March 27, 2015

The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra presents Brahms' Concerto for Violin and Cello-featuring Concertmaster Eric Wyrick and Principal Cello Jonathan Spitz-Mozart's Symphony No. 39 and Strauss' Serenade for Winds, April 30-May 3... (more...)
GRAMMY Foundation Awards More Than $200,000 for Music Research GRAMMY Foundation Awards More Than $200,000 for Music Research
by BWW News Desk - March 26, 2015

The GRAMMY Foundation® Grant Program announced today that more than $200,000 in grants will be awarded to 14 recipients in the United States to help facilitate a range of research on a variety of subjects... (more...)
Fatoumata Diawara Coming to Ware Center, 4/8 Fatoumata Diawara Coming to Ware Center, 4/8
by BWW News Desk - March 26, 2015

Fatoumata Diawara presents a joyous mix of the vibrant and understated, with songs about love, politics and empowerment on Wednesday, April 8 at 7:30 pm at the Ware Center located at 42 N. Prince Street, Lancaster. Inspired by Wassoulou tradition, jazz, and blues, Fatoumata Diawara has created her o... (more...)
Aquila Theatre Receives $350,000 NEH Grant for Warrior Chorus Program Aquila Theatre Receives $350,000 NEH Grant for Warrior Chorus Program
by BWW News Desk - March 25, 2015

The Aquila Theatre Company is proud to announce a two-year grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities of $350,000 for its Warrior Chorus program.... (more...)
Brady Rymer to Perform Family Concert at Jewish Museum, 4/19 Brady Rymer to Perform Family Concert at Jewish Museum, 4/19
by BWW News Desk - March 25, 2015

Singer/guitarist Brady Rymer will perform a concert for families at the Jewish Museum on Sunday, April 19 at 11:30am. Just in time for Earth Day, Rymer and the Little Band That Could will celebrate spring with catchy rhythms and soulful rock in a show featuring songs from their Grammy-nominated 2014... (more...)
Mariachi Del Sol De Mexico to Play MPAC, 5/4 Mariachi Del Sol De Mexico to Play MPAC, 5/4
by BWW News Desk - March 25, 2015

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with mariachi master Jose Hernandez and his Sol de Mexico orchestra at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Monday, May 4, 2015 at 8 pm. Tickets are $19-59.... (more...)
Les Paul Foundation to Celebrate 100th Birthday of Namesake This Summer Les Paul Foundation to Celebrate 100th Birthday of Namesake This Summer
by BWW News Desk - March 25, 2015

The Les Paul Foundation has announced the official “100th Birthday of Les Paul,” a year-long celebration to launch the famous inventor and musician's 100th birthday - June 9th, 2015. The celebration, which will last through May of 2016, will include exciting programs beginning with the star-studded ... (more...)
2015 New York Hot Jazz Fest to Kick Off May 3 2015 New York Hot Jazz Fest to Kick Off May 3
by BWW News Desk - March 24, 2015

Following the success of the previous two festivals, the 3rd Annual New York Hot Jazz Festival -- produced by the impresario Michael 'Misha' Katsobashvili, performer Bria Skonberg, and composer/producer Patrick Soluri (of Prohibition Productions and The Salon) -- returns to The Players this year and... (more...)
Guitarist-Vocalist Waldemar Bastos Set for ARATANI World Series, 1/31 Guitarist-Vocalist Waldemar Bastos Set for ARATANI World Series, 1/31
by BWW News Desk - December 22, 2014

Exiled Angolan guitarist -vocalist Waldemar Bastos makes a rare LA appearance as part of the inaugural ARATANI World series of global music and dance. The series celebrates the songs, sounds and dance of seven ensembles both local and international from Africa, India, Hawaii, Philippines, Japan, Bul... (more...)
Second Wave of Acts Set for LIGHT OF DAY WINTERFEST 2015, Including LaBamba's Big Band Second Wave of Acts Set for LIGHT OF DAY WINTERFEST 2015, Including LaBamba's Big Band
by BWW News Desk - December 22, 2014

Jersey Shore legend RICHIE 'LaBAMBA' ROSENBERG, a late night TV fixture for the past 20 years anchoring the horn section in Conan O'Brien's band, will return to his roots to lead a very special version of his big band as host of the anchor event of LIGHT OF DAY WINTERFEST 2015 for its 15th anniversa... (more...)
Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band to Return to The Orleans Showroom, 2/7-8 Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band to Return to The Orleans Showroom, 2/7-8
by BWW News Desk - December 22, 2014

Award-winning blues musicians Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band will bring their chart-topping hits to The Orleans Showroom February 7 and 8.... (more...)
The Recording Academy Calls Late Larry Henley a 'Staunch Advocate' of Entertainers in Touching Statement The Recording Academy Calls Late Larry Henley a 'Staunch Advocate' of Entertainers in Touching Statement
by BWW News Desk - December 20, 2014

BroadwayWorld previously reported that hit songwriter and Grammy Award-winner Larry Henley passed away this week. The recording academy has just released a statement conveying their condolences and sorrow at the loss of this talent.... (more...)
Metropolitan Klezmer Releases 'Guys and Dolls and Bagels' for Hanukah Metropolitan Klezmer Releases 'Guys and Dolls and Bagels' for Hanukah
by BWW News Desk - December 20, 2014

METROPOLITAN KLEZMER – hailed as “one of the finest American Klezmer Bands” by Songlines Magazine – continues to celebrate the holiday with the release of their fifth CD MAZEL MEANS GOOD LUCK. The record features the special Hanukah-inspired track “Guys & Dolls & Bagels”: an inspired klezmer medley ... (more...)
Photo Flash: Brenda Braxton, Chester Gregory, Gabriela Garcia and Lee Summers Attend 2014 Holiday Jazz & Toy Drive Photo Flash: Brenda Braxton, Chester Gregory, Gabriela Garcia and Lee Summers Attend 2014 Holiday Jazz & Toy Drive
by BWW News Desk - December 19, 2014

On Monday, Dec 15th 2014 over a 100 artists, musicians, educators, and entrepreneurs gathered in Harlem for Shaun Derik's annual Holiday Jazz and Toy Drive (Shaun Derik's GOOD Night). Shaun Derik is a nationally acclaimed youth empowerment speaker. His clients include the Ohio and Mississippi Depart... (more...)
Travis Tritt, Billy Ray Cyrus & More to Join Charlie Daniels Band for 40th Anniversary Volunteer Jam Travis Tritt, Billy Ray Cyrus & More to Join Charlie Daniels Band for 40th Anniversary Volunteer Jam
by BWW News Desk - December 19, 2014

On Aug. 12, 2015, The Charlie Daniels Band's legendary Volunteer Jam, a star-studded, multi-genre musical extravaganza that has featured artists like James Brown, Billy Joel, Garth Brooks, Don Henley and Lynyrd Skynyrd (to name a few), returns to Nashville. In addition to The Charlie Daniels Band, t... (more...)
STS9 Announce 3-Night Runs in Aspen, Chicago and Athens This Winter STS9 Announce 3-Night Runs in Aspen, Chicago and Athens This Winter
by BWW News Desk - December 19, 2014

2015 is already looking to be a big year for STS9. The acclaimed instrumental electronic rock band—who will kick off the new year in Denver with four nights at the Fillmore Auditorium--have announced multiple night runs in Aspen, Chicago and Athens for February and March.... (more...)
VIDEO: Willie Nelson & Billy Joe Shaver Perform on LETTERMAN VIDEO: Willie Nelson & Billy Joe Shaver Perform on LETTERMAN
by TV News Desk - December 19, 2014

Willie Nelson & Billy Joe Shaver stopped by this week's DAVID LETTERMAN to perform their new duet, 'Hard To Be An Outlaw'. Check out the appearance below!... (more...)
Jim Brickman Celebrates the Holiday Season at Southern Theatre Tonight Jim Brickman Celebrates the Holiday Season at Southern Theatre Tonight
by BWW News Desk - December 19, 2014

An 18-year tradition from coast to coast, Jim Brickman brings the sounds of the holiday season to Columbus with his one-of-a-kind concert event, On a Winter's Night. Along with featured musical guests, Brickman will perform new music, holiday favorites, and the hits that made him Billboard's most ch... (more...)
Jennifer Hudson, Train & More Set for CBS's A HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS Tonight Jennifer Hudson, Train & More Set for CBS's A HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS Tonight
by TV News Desk - December 19, 2014

Jennifer Hudson, Train, Earth Wind & Fire, Rixton, Katharine McPhee, Ashley Monroe, Dan & Shay and Jillian Michaels will appear on the 16th Annual A HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS... (more...)
Hunter Hayes, Aloe Blacc Among Lineup for TNT's CHRISTMAS IN WASHINGTON Tonight Hunter Hayes, Aloe Blacc Among Lineup for TNT's CHRISTMAS IN WASHINGTON Tonight
by TV News Desk - December 19, 2014

?Global box-office powerhouse Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson, star of the upcoming TNTseries Wake Up Call, is set to ring in the holidays as host of TNT's annual music spectacular Christmas in Washington.... (more...)












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